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I looked at bad days as

Image Source : TWITTER IMAGE/ @CRICKETDEDANADA File photo of R Sridhar R Sridhar termed the seven years spent in Indian dressing room as the “best phase of his life” and the former India fielding coach says the “bad days” actually turned out to be “wonderful coaching opportunities”. Sridhar was an integral part of the Team India […]

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We couldn’t have had two white-ball captains: Ganguly on Rohit replacing Kohli as ODI skipper

Image Source : TWITTER/ BCCI File photo of BCCI President Sourav Ganguly. Highlights The BCCI on Wednesday named Rohit the captain of the ODI side. Kohli stepped down as T20 captain after India’s disastrous World Cup campaign in October-November. Ganguly said the selectors felt that multiple leaders would lead to confusion. BCCI president Sourav Ganguly […]

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Beginning Of End: Kohli refuses to step down, BCCI cracks whip, opts for proven leader in Rohit

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES File photo of Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli It was waiting to happen after India’s unceremonious World Cup exit and on Wednesday the BCCI ended Virat Kohli‘s run as India’s white-ball captain with a rather matter-of-fact statement, handing the reins to Rohit Sharma “going forward”. The BCCI, it is learnt, […]

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Rohit Sharma takes over ODI captaincy from Virat Kohli, replaces Ajinkya Rahane as Test vice-captain

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES Rohit Sharma will lead India’s ODI & T20I teams, going forward.  Highlights Chetan Sharma-led selection committee announced Rohit Sharma will lead India’s ODI & T20I teams. Ravindra Jadeja, Shubman Gill, Axar Patel, Rahul Chahar were not available for selection. Under-pressure Ajinkya Rahane retained his place in the squad. The Indian […]

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SA Team Selection: Virat’s ODI captaincy, Ishant’s place in Test, back-up No. 3 up for discussion

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES File photo of Indian cricket team Virat Kohli‘s position as India’s ODI captain, his Test deputy Ajinkya Rahane‘s future as vice-captain in the longest format along with 100-Test man Ishant Sharma‘s place will be up for discussion when the national selectors pick the jumbo squad for the tour of South […]

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Thought career was at crossroads last year, didn’t know if I would be in Test team: R Ashwin

Image Source : AP PHOTOS File photo of R Ashwin  Basking in the glory of becoming India’s third-highest Test wicket-taker, senior off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has revealed that he feared his career would not survive the chaos unleashed by the COVID-19 pandemic last year. The 35-year-old Ashwin, who took his 419th wicket in his 80th Test […]